Aaron De Angelis, CPA

Chief Compliance Officer

Mr. De Angelis is the Chief Compliance Officer of SMC. Prior to joining SMC in January 2008, Mr. De Angelis was a Managing Partner at KPMG, responsible for developing and leading the firm’s 1940 Act consulting practice from March 2007 to January 2008, and was the Chief Compliance Officer at Brandywine Global Asset Management, LLC from May 2004 to March 2007. Previously, Mr. De Angelis served as the Vice President–Director of Compliance at Rorer Asset Management, LLC from January 1998 to May 2004. He was also employed by the Securities and Exchange Commission as a Senior Securities Compliance Examiner/Staff Accountant in the Philadelphia District Office from January 1991 to December 1997. Mr. De Angelis served on the board of the National Society of Compliance Professionals and is on the National Society of Compliance Professionals’ Investment Adviser Resource Team. Mr. De Angelis received his B.S. in Finance and Accounting from LaSalle University, with honors, and is a Certified Public Accountant. In 2006, he was ranked in the “Top Twenty Up & Coming Compliance Professionals” by Institutional Investor - Compliance Reporter.